Little DOOM illustration by Oliver Lancaster Smith.
Event this Saturday for all you Yorkshire heads!
Our events group Fresh Kids has teamed up with local event/clothing company Mad Fresh for an all day and night event. Live graffiti art, and music ranging from funk to hip-hop to jungle, PLUS a BBQ… What more could you want?!
Eclectic mix of dope sounds coming from some great northern talent. Get down!
For more information view the Facebook event here.
Flyer by Oliver Lancaster Smith.
Posted in graffiti, music, nightlife, painting
Tagged buddha bar, buddha bar huddersfield, drum n bass, fresh kids, graffiti art, graffiti jam, hip hop, huddersfield events, jungle, Mad Fresh, nanny banton, oliver lancaster smith, wy, yorkshire music
It’s a journey and I don’t think there is a tangible ‘aim’.
The great guys over at Jung Katz interviewed our editor Oliver Lancaster Smith. Check it out here.
Posted in art, design, drawing, exhibition, fashion, graffiti, illustration, painting, street art
Tagged art blog, artist interview, huddersfield artist, huddersfield design, jung katz, mon53, oliver lancaster, oliver lancaster smith
Coffeevolution will open a unique exhibition featuring local artists Oliver Lancaster Smith and Joel Haslam on June 13th, on view until the end of July. Please Come will feature a selection of new works by the pair, including pieces exploring new techniques and themes for both artists. Having lived and traveled Asia together, this show is a result of their friendship and experiences …just don’t expect any Asian themes.
The private view will also host Boy Oliver, providing a soundtrack of world music, there may also be some other surprises!
Oliver Lancaster Smith has been illustrating and creating art professionally for the last 8 years, his clients include O2 Telefonica, Universal Music, Design Innovation Academy India, Stussy and Schuh. He has exhibited extensively locally and also London, Bristol, Bergen, Frankfurt and at Art Basel Miami.
Joel Haslam is a loose collection of molecules that can usually be found orbiting Coffeevolution. He also likes obligatory statements about cats.
Saturday 14th June, 8pm onwards
8 Church St, Huddersfield,
West Yorkshire HD1 1DD
Posted in art, design, drawing, exhibition, fine art
Tagged art, coffeevolution, exhibition, fine art, huddersfield, joel haslam, oliver lancaster smith, pop art
One of our editors Oliver Lancaster Smith will be exhibiting works at the esteemed Art Basel Miami Beach this year, as part of the ‘Heroes in Distress’ show, presented by Artists 4 Israel.
He will be showing 6 brand new pieces of work along the theme of the ‘Heroes in Distress’. If you are going to Art Basel this year, please drop in and have a look! We are very proud to be associated with such great organisations and artists.
This will be the 11th edition of Art Basel, the most prestigious art show in the Americas. More than 260 leading galleries from North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa will take part, showcasing works by more than 2,000 artists of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Art Basel Miami Beach runs from December 6 – 9th. Miami Beach, Florida.
You can find out more information about Art Basel Miami Beach here.
You can find out more on what Artists 4 Israel do here.
Art Basel homepage.
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Tagged a4i, abmb, art basel, art basel miami beach, artists 4 israel, artists4israel, basel 2012, exhibition, fine art, mon 53, mon53, oliver lancaster smith
Oliver Lancaster Smith X Modern Fairytale Club
Boys & Girls – Only £14.90 (+P&P)
The T-Shirts are available right now on ASOS.
Modern Fairytale Club
Oliver Lancaster Smith
Photography: Ben Coletta
Motion Graphics: Sholto Smith
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Tagged 666, asos, asos marketplace, fashion, halloween, mischief night, modern fairytale club, mon53, oliver lancaster smith, rock n roll, tshirt design
Modern Fairytale-Club x Oliver Lancaster Smith
‘Bad is Better’ Limited edition T-Shirt.
AVAILABLE FROM MISCHIEF NIGHT! (TOMORROW)
Photography: Ben Coletta
Motion Graphics: Sholto Smith
Remember kiddies, Bad is Better! 666
Posted in art, design, drawing, fashion, humour, illustration, products, Textiles
Tagged character, devil, fashion, limited edition, mischief night, modern fairytale club, oliver lancaster smith, tshirt design
Twitter Plus Fourteen is a collaborative project between a collective of 8 artists, that work in both Newham and Barnsley.
154 is the distance in miles as the crow flies between the town halls of Barnsley and Newham. Their latest project involves YOU!
drawings in 154 seconds
stories in 154 characters
Submit: Make a drawing in black and white in 154 seconds, scan or photograph (or create digitally) and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org along with your name and country.
See the past entries & find out more here.
Dirt Cheap editor Oliver Smith’s entry. (Please ignore the date, he is unaware of what year we are currently in!)
Our editor Oliver Lancaster Smith has dropped three T shirts for Rizzle Kicks! You can cop them in their online store here.
Check out more of his work here. ‘Like’ him on Facebook here.
Posted in design, fashion, illustration, music, products, typography
Tagged brit awards, down with the trumpets, mon53, oliver lancaster smith, oliver smith, olly murs, Rizzle kicks, rizzle kicks tshirts, rizzlekicks, stereo typical, when i was a youngster
Our man Oliver Lancaster Smith has been doodling these little comics. Enjoy!
For the Old Man in all of us…
Posted in art, drawing, humour, illustration
Tagged grumpy old man, illustration, mon 53, mon53, oliver lancaster smith, oliver smith, oliver smith art, salty